It is disturbing to see Beyoncé putting on a sad-face because the topic, for an hour, was the Holocaust. But it's also appropriate.
A New York Post columnist thinks it proved Jay Z is “a poor excuse for a husband.”
All this wrangling over their feminist credentials is just a lot of noise.
This piece originally appeared on newstatesman.com. When the biggest pop star in the world (and there’s a good case for giving Beyoncé that title) turns out a whole album fully formed with no trails or teasers, the world pays attention.